Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019
7:30 a.m.–12 p.m.
LOCATION: Gatorland, 14501 S. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL
Get ready for some home-grown family fun during a behind the scenes tour of Gatorland, the alligator capital of the world. Family owned and operated since 1949, Gatorland has grown from a roadside attraction to a 110-acre wildlife preserve and theme park. Attendees will learn how the park customizes guest experiences while maximizing revenue. Attendees will also have an opportunity to "get up close" with some of the park's unique alligator residents and take on the park's newest attraction, the "Stompin' Gator Off-Road Adventure" truck safari.
TRANSPORTATION: Buses depart from Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) South Concourse at 7:30 a.m. Participants may not drive separately. Buses depart Gatorland at 12 p.m.
Attendees are encouraged to arrive 15 minutes before departure time. Failure to arrive by departure time can result in forfeiture of seat. Available seats from no shows will be resold to individuals in the standby line.
FOOD AND BEVERAGE: Lunch provided
NOTES: Must be 18 years or older to attend. Separate ticket and Expo badge required for entry. EDUTours are exclusive to IAAPA Members. This tour is not open to the press.
COST: $155 IAAPA Members. Tickets should be purchased in advance, as space is limited and may sell out. Expo registration is also required.